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Author: Jeff Linder | April 3, 2014 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Larry Niemeyer is penciled in to make an appearance at the girls' basketball event that bears his name. The former coach at Cedar Rapids Jefferson, Niemeyer is scheduled to coach the 3A/4A/5A Select Gray team Saturday at the Larry Niemeyer IGCA All-Star girls' ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 7, 2013 | No comments

IOWA CITY -- The son will get his chance to shine.Nick Niemeyer has been hired as softball coach at Iowa City High, the school announced Monday."I've always admired their program," said Niemeyer, who served as 10 years as an assistant coach at Cedar Rapids Jefferson ...

Author: Jeff Linder | June 12, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- It's been his field for more than three decades.Now, a sign beyond the fence in right-center field makes it official.The Jefferson Softball Complex was renamed Larry Niemeyer Field during a ceremony between games of Wednesday's Mississippi Valley Conference double-header -- Class 5A eighth-ranked Cedar ...

Author: Jeff Linder | May 5, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR  RAPIDS -- The high school softball season begins Monday, and it will begin at Waterloo West without Larry Niemeyer.The nation's winningest coach, Niemeyer is hospitalized with kidney disease. As a result, he has stepped down from his new position without coaching a game."He has ...

Author: Jeff Linder | April 5, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- It has a new name. And a new home.The Iowa Girls Coaches Association has renamed its all-star basketball games in honor of Larry Niemeyer, the former Cedar Rapids Jefferson coach who still chairs the event.The six-game series, which features 120 of the ...

Author: Jeff Linder | February 6, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Former Cedar Rapids Jefferson coach Larry Niemeyer is a recipient of the 2013 Character Counts Coach of the Year Award.Niemeyer coached softball and girls basketball at Jefferson through 2012. He is the winningest softball coach in the nation, and will coach this ...

Author: Jeff Linder | November 29, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- The softball field at the bottom of the hill will be renamed next spring.Cedar Rapids Community School superintendent Dave Benson approved a request by the Jefferson High School Booster Club to name it "Larry Niemeyer Field," the district confirmed Thursday.“We believe placing ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 10, 2012 | No comments

WATERLOO --- Larry Niemeyer has a new job.A construction job.The winningest high school softball coach in the nation, Niemeyer has been hired at Waterloo West, pending board approval."I'm excited," Niemeyer said Wednesday night. "(West Athletics Director Tony Pappas) asked me a while back if I ...

Author: Jeff Linder | August 14, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Jefferson grad. Jefferson guy.And now, Jefferson coach.Calling himself "humbled and privileged," Brian Erbe accepted Cedar Rapids Jefferson's offer to succeed Larry Niemeyer as the school's softball coach Tuesday."Certainly, I have some big shoes to fill," Erbe said. "I look forward to the ...

Author: Jeff Linder | July 31, 2012 | 1 comment

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Nick Niemeyer of Cedar Rapids Jefferson has received an assistant coaching award for softball by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association.Niemeyer, who assisted his father, Larry Niemeyer, for eight years at Jefferson, assumed head-coaching duties for nearly half the season when Larry was out for ...

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